Characters: A family of Rohan after the Ring War
Disclaimer: The characters in this story do not belong to me, but are being used for amusement only, and all rights remain with the estate of JRR Tolkien.
The sun was shining. The crops were beginning to show green shoots in the fields Osred had, so painstakingly, ploughed just in time for the gift of seed from Éomer King’s bride’s dowry.
Now came word of the wedding.
Grandmother thought of her own marriage of nearly forty years. She missed him in her bed – but more she missed him call her by her name; now she was only ‘Grandmother’.
But this rider bringing news was older, one sleeve empty, and began his message, “Greetings, Eldrida, will you all come to join the celebrations?”
And, this time, Eldrida said “Yes.”